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September 18, 2004
A tribute to Steve Goodman
on the 20th Anniversary of his death

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Steve Goodman: Mama Don't Allow It (Chas. Cow Cow Davenport-Sammy Cahn) Jessie's Jig & Other Favorites Red Pajamas RPJ-010CD
  3. Robin & Linda Williams: Allow It (R&L.Williams-J.Clark) In the Company of Strangers Sugar Hill SUG-CD-1064
  4. Marias & Miranda: If Mama Strikes Me Down (Josef Marais) Marais & Miranda Person Decca DL 9027
  5. The Bogside Zukes: Mari Mac (trad) Home self
  6. Steve Goodman w/ Bob Hoban: Mama Tried (Merle Haggard) (U.of I. Auditorium - 11/10/69) personal recording
  7. Bering Strait: I'm Not Missing You (B.D.Maher/Jenai) Bering Strait Universal 088 170 218-2
  8. Steve Goodman w/ Nicolette Larsen: The One That Got Away The Best of the Asylum Years, Vo.l. 1 Red Pajamas RPJ006CD
  9. Guys & Dolls (orig. cast-Vivian Blaine): Take Back Your Mink (Frank Loesser) MCA MCAD-10301
  10. Leo Kottke: Pamela Brown (Tom T.Hall) Ice Water One Way S21-18458
  11. Steve Goodman: Vegematic Affordable Art Red Pajamas RPJ-002CD
  12. Woody Allen: Mechanical Objects Standup Comic Rhino R2 75721
  13. Mike Cross: My Karma Broke Down At Large In the World MiMa-MuBo102
  14. Bob Newhart: Automation The Button-Down Mind Strikes Back! Warner Bros. 1393-2
  15. Ralph Stanley: Twelve Gates to the City (trad/arr.Stanley) Ralph Stanley DMZ-Columbia CK 86625
  16. Wishing Chair: Three Doors (M.Davidson/K.Heartwood) Crow Terrakin TER0004
  17. Steve Goodman: Door Number Three (Goodman-Jimmy Buffet) Best of the Asylum Years, Vol. 2 Red Pajamas RPJ007CD
  18. Richard & Susan Thomas: Hurricane (Amazingrace - 6/13/1976) Orion Osborn recording
  19. Lori B: Hurricane Child self
  20. Kris Delmhorst: Hurricane Songs For a Hurricane Signature Sounds SIG 1279
  21. Steve Goodman: The Vegetable Song (Barnyard Dance) (Carl Martin) Somebody Else's Troubles Buddha 7446599626 2
  22. The Arrogant Worms: Carrot Juice Is Murder Semi-Conducted Arrogant Worms AW-2002
  23. Stephanie Davis: Talkin' Harvest Time Blues Crocus In the Snow Recluse 471828
  24. Steve Goodman: The Dutchman (Michael Smith) Somebody Else's Troubles Buddha 7446599626 2
  25. Simon & Garfunkel: Old Friends/Bookends (Paul Simon) Old Friends Columbia Legacy C3K 64780
  26. Steve Goodman: Old Smoothies Affordable Art Red Pajamas RPJ-002CD
  27. The Wailin' Jennys: Old Man (Neil Young) 40 Days Red House RHRCD 177
  28. Steve Goodman: My Old Man Best of the Asylum Years, Vol. 2 Red Pajamas RPJ-002CD
  29. Spike Milligan: Another Lot Milliegan Preserved Note-EMI NTS 114
  30. Steve Goodman: The Auctioneer (Leroy VanDyke-Buddy Black) (U.of I. Auditorium - 11/10/1969) personal recording
  31. Hot Soup: Ebay-O (Sue Trainor) (Folkstage - 10/19/2002) WFMT recording
  32. Steve Goodman: Penny Evans (U.of C. Mandel Hall - 1/16/1977) WFMT recording
  33. Kate Long: McNamara's Tear Bigollady Roane 0113
  34. Cooper-Nelson-Early: Bonny Light Horseman (trad) Love & War Porcupine PPCD 2219
  35. Steve Goodman: Medley - Where Are You Going Mister? (Goodman) / Eleanor Rigby (Lennon-McCartney) / Drifter (Travis Edmonson) / Somebody To Love (Darby & Grace Slick) (U.of I. Auditorium - 11/10/69) personal recording
  36. Roy Acuff: Wabash Cannonball (trad-A.P.Carter) The Essential Roy Acuff Columbia Legacy CK 90906
  37. The Teflons: Southbound Passenger Train (trad) Into the Frying Pan Silverbeam no#
  38. Arlo Guthrie: City of New Orleans (Steve Goodman) The Best of Arlo Guthrie Warner Bros. 3117-2
  39. Steve Goodman: City of New Orleans Steve Goodman Buddha 7446599625 2
  40. Steve Goodman: Goodnight, Goodnight (trad) (Francis Parker School - 11/7/1970) WFMT recording
  41. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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CD of the Week: Cooper-Nelson-Early

These concerts were mentioned on the program:

Celtic Fest, Grant Park, Chicago, Sunday, September 19. Over a score of artists including Kila, Susan McKeown, Robin Huw Bowen, John Williams & Dean Magraw, Jamie O'Reilly, Sons of the Lakes, the Cottars, the Saw Doctors, Flook, and the Bogside Zukes to name a few. 312-744-3370 / web site

Kate McDonnell in a house concert in Oak Park, Sunday, September 19. You must phone 708-848-2205 for reservations.

Off Square Music presents Chuck Suchy at the Stage Left Cafe of the Woodstock Opera House Annex, 125 Van Buren Street, Woodstock, Sunday, September 19 at 7 815-338-5164

Bob Newhart at The Hemmens, 150 Dexter Court, Elgin, Friday, September 24 at 8. 847-931-5900

The McAninch Arts Center of the College of DuPage presents Jim Post's new show: Barefoot Memories, Saturday, September 25 at 8
Bering Strait, Sunday, September 26.

Ralph Stanley is at Fermilab in Batavia, Saturday, September 25 at 8. 630-840-ARTS

Leo Kottke performs at the Woodstock Opera House, Saturday, September 25 at 8. 815-338-5300

Joan Baez at:
Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University, Saturday, October 16: 708-235-2222
McAninch Arts Center of College of DuPage, Sunday, October 17. 630-942-4000

Arlo Guthrie is at the Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln, Saturday & Sunday, October 16,17 at 7:30. 773-728-6000